Campus News

Research volunteers sought

Researchers in the department of foods and nutrition are conducting a study to investigate the effects of zinc on bone health. Healthy female children ages 9-10 may qualify. Benefits include free body ­composition tests, dietary analysis, growth evaluation and mineral supplementation. Modest compensation (up to $75) is provided. Call (706) 542-4918 or e-mail bone@uga.edu for more information. More details about the study are available online (www.fcs.uga.edu/fd/labs/bone_body_composition/zinc_bone).